thumbnail Hello,

Serie A

  • December 11, 2010
  • • 17:00
  • • Stadio Communale Friuli, Udine
  • Referee: A. De Marco
  • • Attendance: 14107

Live Commentary

  • 90' + 4'
    Yellow Card Lorenzo De Silvestri
  • 90' + 3'
    Yellow Card Germán Denis
  • 90' + 3'
    The referee blows for FULLTIME...Udinese seal a well deserved three points and move up level with Roma and Inter in the standings...Fiorentina leave with nothing and are again left to rue a lack of clout away from home.
  • 90' + 2'
    Denis drags Udinese forward and then fights for possession against D'Agostino to win a priceless throw for the home side.
  • 90'
    SubstitutionPablo Armero Giovanni Pasquale
  • 90'
    The fourth official signals three minutes for added time as the Viola throw everything forward in search of a winner.
  • 88'
    D'Agostino whips a great ball over the wall but Babacar can only head into the hands of Handanovic...What a wasted effort to level there!
  • 86'
    Mutu skips past two men and is then downed by Coda...Fiorentina win a free kick within shooting range.
  • 84'
    Armero and Mutu come face to face as Fiorentina win a corner...The referee has to stop the spat as play once again gets underway.
  • 83'
    Yellow Card Mario Bolatti
  • 82'
    SubstitutionAntonio Di Natale Badu
  • 82'
    Bolatti downs Inler and earns himself a booking...The Zebrette seem to have the Viola on the ropes now.
  • 80'
    Assist Germán Denis
  • 80'
    Goal Antonio Di Natale
    Denis defends the ball inside the box and plays a lovely backheel to Di Natale...Gooooooooooooooooooooool...Tenth goal of the season for the captain..Udinese have the lead.
  • 77'
    Pinzi puts a great cross into the box but Avramov does well to punch clear.
  • 76'
    Yellow Card Per Billeskov Kroldrup
  • 75'
    SubstitutionJuan Vargas K. Babacar
  • 75'
    Sanchez skins Kroldrup and is then downed by the Viola stopper...Udinese again win a free kick on halfway.
  • 73'
    The Viola have pushed up a little now as both sides look to go for the win...Di Natale goes down following a shove from De Silvestri but the referee makes the right call to wave play on.
  • 71'
    Inler gives away possession as Mutu looks to feed a first time pass for Vargas...Zapata recovers well at the back to clean up for the Zebrette.
  • 69'
    Sanchez loses possession on the right and Fiorentina avoid further danger...The Viola are struggling to clear their lines and are lacking ideas.
  • 67'
    The Viola have all men behind the ball now as the home side pushes forward in search of a second goal.
  • 65'
    The sides are level and rightly so following a spectacular effort from Udinese's Colombian midfielder...Fiorentina have finally sprung back into life now with the points still up for grabs.
  • 63'
    Assist Alexis Sánchez
  • 63'
    Goal Pablo Armero
    Armero shapes up for a shot from way out...Goooooooooooooooooooooool.What a finish from at least 40 metres out...Udinese are level.
  • 61'
    The tempo has dropped now as the visitors look to control the game...Guidolin is demanding his men get more aggressive as they look to find a way back.
  • 59'
    Isla breaks through the Viola backline and looks to serve Di Natale with a knock on...OFFSIDE.
  • 58'
    SubstitutionKwadwo Asamoah Germán Denis
  • 57'
    Di Natale whips a corner in from the left as Inler connects at the front post...Wide of the mark.
  • 57'
    Inler finds Asamoah in the far corner and the forward looks to cross first time...The ball appeared to run out of play and the Viola again avoid danger.
  • 55'
    Inler cuts left and fakes a shot..He then hits a powerful drive which just shaves past the post...Great effort!
  • 54'
    SubstitutionAdem Ljajic Mario Bolatti
  • 53'
    Mutu goes down within the Zebrette third and wins a precious free kick following the foul by Zapata.
  • 51'
    Sanchez puts a great pass through into the box...Di Natale inserts well and looks to shoot towards the far post..Just wide.
  • 49'
    Pinzi looks to cross from the right but De Silvestri blocks the danger without fuss.
  • 47'
    We're underway again as Udinese push forward from the back.
  • 46'
    SubstitutionMarco Donadel Cristiano Zanetti
  • 45'
    Yellow Card Alexis Sánchez
  • 45'
    The whistle blows for HALFTIME amongst the protests from the crowd...Fiorentina go in with their noses in front but Udinese will be outraged at the chances they failed to take in the opening 45 minutes.
  • 44'
    Di Natale shoots on the turn..Gamberini blocks it with an outstretched arm...Again nothing doing for the referee to the fury of the Friuli faithful.
  • 42'
    Isla breaks into the box and is downed by Kroldrup...No Penalty!!! The home crowd are furious as play is waved on.
  • 40'
    Isla hits the byline and puts a great pass towards the penalty spot..Di Natale sends it goalbound with a lovely flick but Avramov is there to save.
  • 38'
    Udinese break forward on the counter...Inler has two men free on the right but looks to go left and serves Di Natale..The pass is poor lacking pace and easily closed down by Comotto.
  • 36'
    Comotto hits the byline and looks to cross from the left...Armero takes no chances and blocks for a corner.
  • 34'
    The Zebrette are looking to fight back but the visitors have no been buoyed by the goal.
  • 32'
    D'Agostino attempts a cross-shot which finishes toward the top corner...Handanovic can take no chances and has to tip over for a corner.
  • 31'
    Assist Adem Ljajic
  • 31'
    Goal Mario Santana
    Santana shoots from range and beats Handanovic from the far post....Gooooooooooooooooooooooool...What a strike...The Viola have the play against the run of play.
  • 29'
    Sanchez picks his head up and fires another drive from way out...Just past the post, Boruc looked well beaten...Great chance for the Zebrette.
  • 27'
    Pinzi breaks in from the wing and lays off to Sanchez who shoots on the turn...The ball flies goalbound but Boruc does well to hold on the deck.
  • 25'
    Sanchez and Asamoah play a lovely one-two on the edge of the box...The final pass is slightly over hit and finishes at the feet of Boruc.
  • 23'
    Donadel brings down Di Natale to the fury of the home crowd...The Viola man is already booked and could have been shown a second there.
  • 21'
    Yellow Card Marco Donadel
  • 21'
    Vargas opens up for a shot and again launches a wild effort into row Z...Mihajlovic is furious on the bench.
  • 19'
    Yellow Card Juan Vargas
  • 17'
    Yellow Card Adrian Mutu
  • 17'
    D'Agostino finds Santana with a great ball from deep...The Argentine looks to cut it back into the box but scuffs the ball out of play.
  • 15'
    Vargas finds space for a shot from way out...High and wide from 35 yards..Poor effort.
  • 13'
    Di Natale feeds Asamoah with a lovely flick inside the opposite third...Donadel takes no chances and robs possession with a solid tackle.
  • 11'
    Donadel looks to feed a clever ball down the middle to Santana...The winger stretches but can't get on the end of it as the danger runs out of play.
  • 9'
    Udinese are imposing play in attack and looking dangerous...The visitors still haven't got going and are certainly suffering.
  • 7'
    Di Natale knocks a free kick into the box from the left...Benatia heads it on...Off the bar!!!
  • 5'
    Sanchez cuts a great low cross into the box from the right...Di Natale hits it first time, just over!!
  • 3'
    Sanchez looks to find Isla in the box but Vargas closes down the danger for the Viola.
  • 1'
    We're underway as Inler goes down from a challenge by Donadel...First free kick to Udinese.
  • Sanchez breaks forward down the middle with some silky dribbling...Vargas takes no chances and pulls down the Zebrette winger...Free kick awarded to Udinese.
  • Udinese will be desperate to notch up another home win and close in on the likes of Palermo, Roma and Inter all stuck on 23 points. Fiorentina are still yet to win on the road this season, but a victory this evening would see Sinisa Mihajlovic's side leapfrog the Zebrette in tenth place.
  • Good evening and welcome to the Stadio Friuli fro's LIVE play-by-play commentary of Udinese-Fiorentina.